Pitt | Swanson Engineering
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The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science offers three programs of study which lead to Bachelor of Science degrees in the following engineering disciplines: 

Materials Science and Engineering

    Mechanical Engineering

      Engineering Science


        The department also offers two programs leading to minors in the following disciplines:


        The department offers a Certificate in Nuclear Engineering and a Certificate in Engineering Simulation in Design for students in the Swanson School of Engineering and qualified students in the School of Arts and Sciences.



        The department offers a concentration in ferrous physical metallurgy to allow a student to develop strength in this particular area of interest.